Forest fires

Today we reveal that two top Chinese firms, Jingtian & Gongcheng and Commerce & Finance, are being sued by international underwriters for their opinions on the controversial capital raising transactions of Sino-Forest in Canada. What are the professional indemnity and reputational implications of this lawsuit, and are Chinese firms geared up for them?

China: Forest fires

Chinese rivals challenge UK dominance in HK showdown

Top Chinese firms face Canadian lawsuit over capital markets transactions

Band of gold

Number crunching: Hong Kong IPOs